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November 22nd, 2014

Alton Ray 'Al' Bagwell

November 22, 2014

Alton Ray “Al” Bagwell, 89, of Stephenville, formerly of Big Spring, went to be with his Lord Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, after a short illness. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment followed at Hillside Memorial Gardens in Snyder, Texas.

Sands advances to state quarterfinals

November 22, 2014

Backed by a 48-22 run in the second half, Sands rallied to claim a wild 72-60 victory over the Blackwell Hornets in the regional round of the Class A six-man state playoffs.
With the win, Sands advances to face Loraine in the state quarterfinals. The game will be played at 6:30 p.m. next Saturday in Robert Lee.

Steers get last laugh with win over Andrews

November 22, 2014

ODESSA – The Andrews Mustangs beat the Big Spring Steers in everything this high school football season. Andrews was the first team to win 10 games. They were the first to celebrate a win of Homecoming night. And on Friday night in front of a large crowd at Ratliff Stadium, the Mustangs were the first team to make it to basketball season.
Nathan Schneider and a rejuvenated Steers defense made sure of that with a gutsy performance en route to leading Big Spring to stunning 48-34 victory in an area playoff showdown.

November 21st

Good Things: Three Sweet Sides for a Thanksgiving Meal

November 21, 2014

VIDEO: Good Things: Three Sweet Sides for a Thanksgiving Meal
Who says all your sides have to be savory? Pears, honey, and baked sweet potatoes can go a long way next to stuffing and turkey. Try these recipes for a well-balanced holiday spread.

3 arrested for Midland murder

November 21, 2014

Three men have been booked into the Howard County Detention Center on murder charges stemming from a shooting in Midland earlier this month.

The three — 24-year-old Tysone Demetrius Barker, 23-year-old Michael Anthony Gomez and 21-year-old Cruz Gutierrez — are each being held on $1 million bond.

The three Big Spring residents now face murder charges in connection with the Nov. 10 homicide of 27-year-old Humberto Joshua Ramos.

For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.

Renovation of Third, Fourth streets nearing completion

November 21, 2014

A major road renovation project in Big Spring is nearing completion.

Except for a few finishing details, work crews have finished resurfacing stretches of West Third and West Fourth, formally known as Business Interstate 20, Texas Department of Transportation officials confirmed.

For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.

Vada Maxwell

November 21, 2014

Vada Maxwell passed from this world peacefully on Nov. 15, 2014, at 4:58 a.m. in Monroe, N.C. and is resting in the arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ.

Her loving smile, sense of humor, humility and caring demeanor will be missed by all of those who were touched by the life of this very special woman.

Vada was born Jan. 5, 1931 in Snowball, Ark., and lived in Big Spring for more than 50 years. She devoted her life to her family and to serving Christ.

Jerry Allen Chancy Jr.

November 21, 2014

Jerry Allen Chancy Jr., 44, of Big Spring, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in an Odessa hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.

Jerry was born July 26, 1970, in Big Spring, and married Shalimar Free, Dec. 18, 2009.

He has followed in his father's footsteps and worked his whole life in the oilfield. He loved spending time with his family and friends.

Alton Ray 'Al' Bagwell

November 21, 2014

Alton Ray “Al” Bagwell, of Stephenville, formerly of Big Spring, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, after a short illness. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens in Snyder, Texas.

He was born Dec. 29, 1924 in Clyde, Texas. Al joined the United States Army Air Corp and served in Italy and France during World War II.

In 1962, he purchased what was the Big M and founded Al’s Drive Inn. In 1964, he started Al’s BBQ , which is still in operation.

Steers, Mustangs to put seasons on the line tonight

November 21, 2014

Make no mistake about it, the 2014 high school football season comes down to one game for four Crossroads teams as they face win-or-go-home playoff matchups.

“It’s a one-game season for everyone now,” said Big Spring head coach Phillip Ritchey. “This is what we worked for all year. We’re looking forward to the challenge.”

Big Spring will be playing in one of the state’s marquee matchups, in one of high school football’s most-historic sites when they face off against longtime rival Andrews in Odessa’s Ratliff Stadium.

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